• Polyglot Java EE on the GraalVM

    Attended: 40
    Start Time:

    Aug 29, 2019 6:00 PM

    End Time:

    Aug 29, 2019 8:30 PM

    Location:
    Jobcase Inc.,
    201 Broadway Cambridge MA 02139
    0


    Speaker: Ryan Cuprak

    The new GraalVM from Oracle supports multiple languages including JavaScript, Python, Ruby, R, C++ as well as Java and other JVM languages. This opens up interesting possibilities for polyglot enterprise applications. Now you can use a Node library in a Java application or call an R statistical function from an EJB. Previously, this type of integration was extremely challenging. This session will provide recipes to get up and running along with best practices and some cool demos.

    We would like to thank our event host https://www.jobcase.com for all the support for making this event possible in Cambridge.

    • The venue will open at 5:30 PM for networking, so come early and meet everyone else. 
    • Pizza, drinks sponsored by Jobcase --- there will be some Gluten-free items as well.

     

     

     

    Speaker Biography

    Ryan Cuprak is an CPG & Retail, Formulation R&D Development Senior Manager at Dassault Systemes, co-author EJB in Action 2nd Edition from Manning and the NetBeans Certification Guide from McGrall-Hill. He is also president of the Connecticut Java Users Group since 2003 and Chair of the Greater Hartford ACM Chapter (2015). Ryan is a JavaOne Rockstar Presenter. At Dassault Systemes he works on the ENOVIA Enginuity chemical formulation software and is involved in desktop and backend server development as well as client data migrations. Prior to joining DS, Ryan worked for a distributed computing company, TurboWorx, and also Eastman Kodak’s Molecular imaging Systems group, now part of Burker. Ryan earned a BS in computer science and biology from Loyola University Chicago. 




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